Step-by-Step Co-op and Internship Guide

Follow our step by step guide to preparing yourself for a successful Co-op or Internship experience.

Step 1 - plan

The first step to prepare yourself for your Co-op or Internship experience is to make a plan for your work term. 

Step 2 - pre-requisites

The second step to prepare for workplace learning is to complete the mandatory prerequisite course.

Step 3 - secure a placement

Start your job search at, Camosun's co-op student job board and career portal.

Step 4 - register

To register you'll need to meet the admissions requirements, criminal record check and pay your fees.

Step 5 - during your work term

Your co-op experience is an opportunity to exercise your knowledge and skills and to prove to yourself and your employer(s) that you are a capable and motivated employee. You're also an ambassador for Camosun and for the students who follow you. 

Camosun students using the computers in the library

Get started

Step 1- make a plan for your work term.